Arti Dhir and Kaval Raijada are fighting extradition over the murder of their adopted son, aged 11.
Thousands of people will watch their homes implode in southern India after a high court ruling.
In view of recent intelligence inputs about Pakistan-backed terror activities in Punjab such as through arms drops using drones, the National Security Guard (NSG) plans t
India handed over two Mi 24V gunship helicopters to Afghanistan at a ceremony held in Kabul on Tuesday. The attack chopper, which is also capable of low-capacity troop tr
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will on Tuesday embark on a visit to Saudi Arabia as part of Islamabads efforts to defuse tensions between Tehran and Riyadh which peak
Islamabad: An accountability court on Tuesday rejected a plea seeking the transfer of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman and former president Asif Ali Zardar
The baby girl found buried alive in a clay pot is in a critical condition, her doctor tells the BBC.
Gotabaya Rajapaksa says he wont recognized an agreement to investigate alleged war crimes
The UN released on Tuesday a special report that describes the severe toll of election-related violence on Afghanistan's civilians, mainly from the Taliban's campaign tar
Social media provides another front for battle between the Afghan government and the Taliban.
ISLAMABAD: Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, donned a traditional kurta on Tuesday as she and Prince William met children at an Islamabad school during the first
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Kartarpur Sahib corridor linking India with historical Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara, where Guru Nanak Dev breathed his last,
Both Beijing and Kathmandu stand to benefit from deepening their relationship.
The submarines will be modernized over the next three years.
England's extraordinary win over New Zealand in the 2019 World Cup final will never be repeated after the boundary countback rule is abolished in ICC events.
The visit marked the highest-level China-Nepal interaction in 23 years.
Nepal and China have agreed to jointly re-measure the height of Mount Everest, amid reports that the world's highest peak may have shrunk after the massive earthquake in
The Indian and Chinese leaders avoided the hottest issues. Will the Mamallapuram meeting matter?
Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer win this year's Nobel prize for economics.
Islamabad: An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale jolted Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Monday, although there were no reports of casualties or
After 72 days, millions of mobiles have once again become operational in the region.
The blast took place in a two-storey home in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh.
Amid growing resentment, a delegation of ulemas, led by Maulana Muhammad Hanif Jalandhari, met Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, here on Saturday, and expressed conc
Manipur government on Sunday signed a Memorandum of Intent (MoI) with the Government of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh during the valedictory occasion of India Internatio
The number of dengue patients across Pakistan has crossed the 50,000 mark as health officials struggled to cope with the deadly epidemic on a mass scale which has also cl
Colombos Lotus Tower, which was inaugurated last month by President Maithripala Sirisena, would remain closed for public viewing until next year as it has not yet been fu
Following completion of the first phase of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the Joint Working Group of China and Pakistan on Infrastructure Development has de
Gotabaya Rajapaksa, a powerful defense official in the government of his brother, former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, is accused of using his intelligence team for extraj
Anti-Terrorism Special Tribunal Judge Majibur Rahman read out the charges to the six accused -- Moinul Hasan Shamim, 24, Abdus Sabur, 23, Khairul Islam, 24, Sheikh Abdull
India were held to a 1-1 draw by Bangladesh at the Chalimithang Stadium in Thimphu, the national capital city of Bhutan on Sunday in the penultimate group stage match of
Chinese President Xi Jinping spelt out what he intended to do during his Nepal visit. Some of what he said has implications for India's influence in Nepal. China's expect
Islamabad: Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan accused international media Friday of a “double standard”, saying news outlets give more prominence to t
Lahore: On the occasion of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in November this year, Pakistan will issue 10,000 visas to Sikh pilgrims. The first batch of devotees wil
Islamabad: At least 250 people are dead and more than 50,000 have been affected by a dengue outbreak in Pakistan in what is turning out to be a large scale epidemic, as p
New Delhi: Ahead of next week’s Paris meeting of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a Netherlands-based think-tank has said that despite the scathing indictmen
Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to arrive in Nepal on Saturday for talks with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and is expected to sign a deal expanding a railway link bet
Islamabad:Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan led a ‘human chain’ event here to express solidarity with Kashmiris as ‘Kashmir Day’ was marked acros
This week, The Irrawaddy joins a poll monitor and a political party official to discuss the UECs partiality, identity politics and other factors in next years vote.
Nepal has completed the preparations to welcome Chinese President Xi Jinping. Nepal government has set up welcome gates at various locations around the capital with the f
Nepal is looking forward to a boost in export of piggery products to China, during the two-day state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Kathmandu from Saturday.
India sailed into the final of the SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship after thrashing hosts Bhutan 10-1 in Thimphu of Bhutan on Friday. Sai Sankhae (63rd, 64th, 72nd mi
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will on Saturday embark on a trip for mediation between Iran and Saudi Arabia, officials disclosed.
Pakistan has recorded over 25,000 dengue cases so far this year, with a total of 42 fatalities due to the mosquito-borne disease, according to health authorities.
Kashmir Day will be celebrated across Pakistan on Friday to show solidarity with the Kashmiris.
Three officers of the Pakistan Armed Forces were dismissed from service after they were found guilty of breach of discipline, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) s
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said he is puzzled as to how the international media is continuing to give headline coverage to the Hong Kong prot
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is heading for Tehran, two government officials said on Friday, weeks after the United States asked him to help mediate between long-t